The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in IT jobs advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Games over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gaming
Rank 12 12 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Permanent jobs citing Games 49 90 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 14.80% 18.52% -
As % of the General category 42.98% 52.94% -
Number of salaries quoted 49 90 0
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Games
Suffolk

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Ipswich region.

General Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
114 170 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 34.44% 34.98% 18.75%
Number of salaries quoted 110 159 35
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £41,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

The demand trend of job ads across the Ipswich region citing Games as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Games Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

Games
Salary Trend in Ipswich

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Games across the Ipswich region.

Games Salary Trend in Ipswich

Games
Salary Histogram in Ipswich

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Games across the Ipswich region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

Games Salary Histogram in Ipswich

Games
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, IT jobs citing Games also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Ipswich region with a requirement for Games.

1 60 (67.42%) Online Games
2 48 (53.93%) HTML
2 48 (53.93%) JavaScript
3 47 (52.81%) CSS
4 31 (34.83%) C#
5 30 (33.71%) Web Development
5 30 (33.71%) AngularJS
6 29 (32.58%) Java
7 28 (31.46%) Front End Development
7 28 (31.46%) HTML5
8 27 (30.34%) TypeScript
8 27 (30.34%) CSS3
8 27 (30.34%) Agile Software Development
9 25 (28.09%) Kendo UI
10 21 (23.60%) QA
10 21 (23.60%) Apple iOS
10 21 (23.60%) Android
11 19 (21.35%) Finance
12 16 (17.98%) TDD
12 16 (17.98%) Xbox
13 15 (16.85%) OOP
13 15 (16.85%) OO
14 14 (15.73%) ISEB
14 14 (15.73%) Cocoa
14 14 (15.73%) Objective-C
14 14 (15.73%) Mentoring
14 14 (15.73%) Apple Swift
14 14 (15.73%) Mobile App
14 14 (15.73%) Automation Testing
14 14 (15.73%) Android Development

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.12%) Facebook Platform
Applications
1 3 (3.37%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.12%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.12%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (14.61%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.49%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 4 (4.49%) OLAP
2 4 (4.49%) OLAP Cube
2 4 (4.49%) Relational Database
2 4 (4.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (4.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (4.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.12%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 13 (14.61%) Selenium
1 13 (14.61%) SoapUI
2 7 (7.87%) Calabash
2 7 (7.87%) Cucumber
2 7 (7.87%) JUnit
3 1 (1.12%) Bugzilla
3 1 (1.12%) JIRA
General
1 19 (21.35%) Finance
2 3 (3.37%) iGaming
Job Titles
1 60 (67.42%) Developer
2 30 (33.71%) Web Developer
3 24 (26.97%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 21 (23.60%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 19 (21.35%) Analyst
6 17 (19.10%) QA Tester
6 17 (19.10%) Tester
7 16 (17.98%) Software Analyst
8 15 (16.85%) HTML CSS Developer
8 15 (16.85%) HTML Developer
9 14 (15.73%) Mobile Developer
10 13 (14.61%) C# Developer
11 12 (13.48%) JavaScript Developer
11 12 (13.48%) SQL Developer
12 11 (12.36%) QA Analyst
12 11 (12.36%) QA Test Analyst
12 11 (12.36%) Test Analyst
13 10 (11.24%) Agile Developer
13 10 (11.24%) Automation Test Analyst
13 10 (11.24%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (53.93%) HTML
2 47 (52.81%) CSS
3 30 (33.71%) AngularJS
4 28 (31.46%) HTML5
5 27 (30.34%) CSS3
6 25 (28.09%) Kendo UI
7 14 (15.73%) Cocoa
7 14 (15.73%) Cocoa Touch
7 14 (15.73%) Core Animation
8 8 (8.99%) RESTful
9 6 (6.74%) jQuery
10 5 (5.62%) .NET
11 2 (2.25%) ASP.NET Web API
12 1 (1.12%) SOAP
12 1 (1.12%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 60 (67.42%) Online Games
2 16 (17.98%) Xbox
3 14 (15.73%) Animation
3 14 (15.73%) Mobile App
4 8 (8.99%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.25%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 21 (23.60%) Android
1 21 (23.60%) Apple iOS
2 7 (7.87%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (33.71%) Web Development
2 28 (31.46%) Front End Development
3 27 (30.34%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (17.98%) TDD
5 15 (16.85%) OO
5 15 (16.85%) OOP
6 14 (15.73%) Android Development
6 14 (15.73%) Automation Testing
6 14 (15.73%) iOS Development
6 14 (15.73%) Mentoring
7 13 (14.61%) BDD
8 10 (11.24%) Mobile Development
9 8 (8.99%) Manual Testing
9 8 (8.99%) SDLC
9 8 (8.99%) Technical Architecture
10 7 (7.87%) Test Automation
11 6 (6.74%) Software Testing
12 4 (4.49%) Business Intelligence
13 1 (1.12%) Migration
13 1 (1.12%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 48 (53.93%) JavaScript
2 31 (34.83%) C#
3 29 (32.58%) Java
4 27 (30.34%) TypeScript
5 14 (15.73%) Apple Swift
5 14 (15.73%) Objective-C
6 8 (8.99%) SQL
7 7 (7.87%) Perl
7 7 (7.87%) Python
Qualifications
1 14 (15.73%) ISEB
2 8 (8.99%) ISTQB
3 6 (6.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (23.60%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (14.61%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.12%) Facebook
Ipswich, Suffolk
Playtech
Salary: Annual Bonus plus great benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Chris Cobbold Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum + benefits + bonuses + career progre
Posted: 5 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Playtech
Salary: Competitive salary + bonus and benefits
Posted: 12 days ago